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  1. Bloomberg View Editors: Puerto Rico needs help to fix its debt crisisRead the original story

    6 min ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    According to Puerto Rico Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla, the U.S. commonwealth has $72 billion in debts that it cannot pay. Maybe now Congress will start paying attention.


  2. Greece's debt crisis explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | NWAonline

    Backers of a no vote in Sunday's referendum on new austerity measures for Greece rally Wednesday in the port city of Thessaloniki. Greece, the weak link in the eurozone, is inching closer to defaulting on its debt.


  3. The inherent instability of the inverted human pyramid Kevin D....Read the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | National Review Online

    It is as though the Muses came to an agreement: In the here and now, mankind is subject to rhetoric, but mathematics gets the final say. In Athens, in San Juan, in Detroit, in Sacramento, in Springfield, and, soon enough, in Washington, Mathematics is arousing herself from her torpor, and she is cranky as hell.


  4. Foreclosure Attorney in Los Angeles Helps Homeowners Stop Foreclosure Auctions in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | LivePressWorld

    Los Angeles, CA - The best way to learn how to stop a foreclosure auction in California is to talk to a foreclosure attorney. The legalities involved in foreclosure and the different options that homeowners have in preventing a foreclosure or stopping a foreclosure auction are usually not simple matters.


  5. Consumer Action Law Group Stops Foreclosure after Notice of DefaultRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | LivePressWorld

    Los Angeles, CA - For homeowners struggling to keep their home, going to court may seem daunting. But, most people don't realize that going to court is actually one of the best ways to stop notice of default proceedings and save the home from foreclosure.


  6. ALG - No more IMF money for Greece, and defund IMF $100 billion credit lineRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | NH Insider

    July 1, 2015, Fairfax, Va. - Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today issued the following statement in response to Greece's default on $1.7 billion of International Monetary Fund debt, a U.S. taxpayer funded institution: "The IMF was never supposed to fund developed countries like Greece, Ireland, or Portugal, yet in the financial crisis these three countries have borrowed a whopping $54 billion from it, accounting for 55 percent of all its current outstanding loans.


  7. Greece Crisis: Referendum poll shows yes side shading it, ECB to maintain fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    Greece braced for more chaos on the streets outside its mostly shuttered banks Thursday, as Athens and its creditors halted talks on resolving the country's deepening financial crisis until a referendum this weekend. A demonstrator gestures in front of a banner reading ''NO, not to fear'' during a rally by supporters of the no vote to the upcoming referendum in the northern Greek port city of Thessaloniki, Wednesday, July 1, 2015.


  8. Palm reaches out to enterprise market with new ad campaignRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Computing Unplugged Magazine

    Palm's recently been running its new U.S. ad campaign, which is designed to highlight its latest handheld releases as well as get across to the enterprise market the advantages of the Palm OS platform. The campaign includes a series of new television and print ads.


  9. Nahan in draconian Bell playRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    That appears to be the cold political calculus that sits behind an extraordinary piece of legislation that seems set to make its way through the WA Parliament. Without fanfare - mostly because the history is so old and the legal issues in play are so hellishly complicated that they defy easy summation - Labor backed in the Legislative Assembly, with some amendments, a Bill that aims to resolve in the State's favour the two decade-plus saga known as the Bell Group litigation.


  10. Former federal agent pleads guilty to extortionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Reporter

    A former undercover drug agent pleaded guilty Wednesday to extortion and other charges after authorities said he used his position to steal more than $700,000 in digital currency, most of it siphoned from an online drug bazaar known as Silk Road that he infiltrated as part of a federal investigation. Carl M. Force, dressed in the orange garb of the San Francisco jail and shackled at the ankles, pleaded guilty to extortion, money laundering and obstruction of justice in federal court.


  11. Greek finance minister moots 'No' vote in Sunday's referendumRead the original story

    3 hrs ago |

    Greece Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has said that a "No" vote in the referendum on the Greek debt issue will be justified after the Eurogroup talks on the issue ended without a solution. The latest emergency Eurogroup talks on Wednesday on the long-anticipated Greek debt deal ended fruitless with creditors telling Athens that discussions would resume after Sunday's referendum on the offer made by institutions last week.


  12. Democrats Exploit Police Powers To Get RichRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | American Thinker

    Government justifies its taxation of citizens by insisting that they are there only to protect the public; to provide services such as garbage collection, street lights, police and fire protection and, increasingly, entitlements such as health care, housing and so on. But in the meantime their choices on how they spend money reveal that they are turning their backs on those needy groups of people and ordinary citizens.


  13. Nationwide Debt Direct Gets 5-Star Reviews on YelpRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | LivePressWorld

    Nationwide Debt Direct continues to earn high praise through consumer review sites, announcing its services have resulted in multiple five-star ratings on Yelp lauding the company's outstanding debt settlement practices. Nationwide Debt Direct is announcing that its client-centered approach continues to yield overwhelmingly positive feedback across a host of consumer review sites.


  14. Decision to fold 'heartbreaking'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    IT has limited combat uses, and received a damning report from a pilot during a test flight, but the maker of the F-35 Strike Fighter insists it is worth the $1 trillion development cost. A "MISTAKE" in Qantas's online booking system has satisfied the appetites of hungry Aussie travellers offering flights to LA that were too good to be true.


  15. LightSquared asks FCC to help it settle GPS disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Total Telecom

    LightSquared has called on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to help it resolve the long-running dispute with GPS companies that ultimately led to its 2012 bankruptcy filing. In a letter sent on Friday to the regulator that was made public earlier this week, LightSquared counsel Gerard Waldron detailed a recent meeting between LightSquared CEO Doug Smith and Philip Verveer, counsellor to FCC chairman Tom Wheeler.


  16. Immersion program for Fil-Am young leaders going strong, to undertake ...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Weekend Balita

    Immersion program for Fil-Am young leaders going strong, to undertake 4th edition in PHLImmersion program for Fil-Am young leaders going strong, to undertake 4th edition in PHL FYLPRO marching with Ambassador Jose Cuisia, Jr., Mrs. Vicky Cuisia, Consul General Mario De Leon, Jr. and Mrs. Loida Nicolas-Lewis at the Philippine Independence Day Parade in New York. Photo Courtesy of Yetbo Loverita Continuing with its mission to develop and nurture emerging leaders in the Filipino-American community, the Filipino-American Youth Leadership Program is set to launch its 4th immersive undertaking in the Philippines on 2-9 July 2015.


  17. Aquino inspects site of new Puerto Princesa AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Weekend Balita

    President Benigno S. Aquino III on Monday inspected the area where the new P3.75-billion Puerto Princesa Airport is being built. Upon arriving here, the President proceeded to the open ramp at the earth mount barrier between the Western Command's Air Defense Alert Center and the construction site of the new Puerto Princesa Airport for the inspection.


  18. Angat water level continues drop one week into rainy seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Weekend Balita

    Nearly a week after the start of the rainy season, water levels at Angat Dam in Bulacan continued to drop as of Monday morning, PAGASA said. As of 6 a.m. Monday, PAGASA said water levels in Angat and four other major dams in Luzon dipped while water levels in four other dams went up.


  19. Napoles caught in middle of prison brawl - lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Weekend Balita

    Lawyer Stephen David said Napoles' friend inside the Correctional Institution for Women was kicked by another inmate, which resulted in the second inmate's transfer. David said Napoles was just caught in the middle of a fight inside the prison facility.


  20. JW Resources Enters Chapter 11 Amid Industry TroublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    JW Resources Inc. filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy Tuesday, the latest coal miner to seek court protection during troubles in the industry. Read the Daily Bankruptcy Review article here .